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Maggi Fellerman

Reporter

Maggi is a reporter at the Bemidji Pioneer focusing on outdoor and human interest stories. Raised in Aitkin, Minnesota, Maggi is a graduate of Bemidji State University's class of 2022 with a degree in Mass Communication.

You can contact Maggi at (218) 333-9798 or mfellerman@bemidjipioneer.com.

As hunters, there are many traditions that are ingrained in us almost as old as hunting itself. One of them is storytelling, but one story that often gets overlooked every year is why we hunt.
Four young hunters set out on Saturday, Oct. 22, as part of the United Special Sportsman Alliance Dream Hunt for the opportunity to experience the northern Minnesota youth deer hunting season, but most of them came back with a whole lot more than meat for the freezer.
Bemidji was recently recognized on a national level as one of the country's top nine fall fishing destinations. But as a town known for its serene outdoor attractions and over 400 lakes within 25 miles, this may not come as a huge surprise.
On his 87th birthday, Dale Sanders started paddling to take on the entire length of the Mississippi River in hopes to break the world record as the oldest person to make the 2,340 mile trek, again.
Cyclists from all over the United States, Canada and even some from Central Africa gathered on Sunday to start pedaling a 350-mile journey for an annual Tour of Minnesota bike ride.